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2009 Press Releases
December
 
December 15, 2009
Search and rescue continues for missing Mount Hood Climbers ****Photo Release**** 
 
December 14, 2009
Oregon Army National Guard provides aerial search assistance on Mount Hood ****Photo Release****
 
U.S. Army Sgt. Elijah John-Miles Rao to be honored at memorial 
 
Oregon National Guard launches UH-60 helicopter to assist in search for missing hikers on Mount Hood 
 
 
December 13, 2009
Hometown Heroes Salute honors local citizen-airmen, families 
 
Oregon Army National Guard launches helicopter to assist with Mount Hood search for climbers 
 
 
December 12, 2009
Oregon Air Guard to hold Hometown Heroes Salute Ceremony 
 
 
December 07, 2009
Governor Appoints Oregon Airman to Klamath County Circuit Court 
 
 
December 02, 2009
Oregon's "Civil War" football game to pay tribute to deployed Oregon National Guardsmen 
 
 

November
 
November 24, 2009
Public Hearing on Adoption of Tsunami Warning Signals 
 
 
November 17, 2009
Wounded Warrior Transition Unit Muster at Kliever Memorial Armory- Photo Release 
 
 
November 16, 2009
102 Civil Support Team to Participate in Exercise in Klamath Falls 
 
 
November 13, 2009
Oregon general comes ‘full circle' as he takes command of 1st Air Force 
 
 
November 12, 2009
Public Hearings on Adoption of Tsunami Siren Signals 
 
 
November 11, 2009
Albany Veterans Day Parade photo release 
 
Albany Veterans Day Celebration Kicks Off With Memorial Service at Timber Linn Park 
 
 
November 10, 2009
Oregon Air National Guard F-15s to Perform Fly-Overs for Veterans Day 
 
 
November 01, 2009
First Jets Return to Klamath Falls after Seven Months in Idaho 
 
 

October
 
October 31, 2009
Oregon Army National Guard's 162 Engineer Company mobilizes for duty in Afghanistan 
 
Oregon's Oldest Guard Unit Heads to Afghanistan 
 
 
October 27, 2009
Dallas Based Engineer Unit Mobilizes to Afghanistan 
 
Hood River and Wasco Counties get next-generation technology 
 
 
October 25, 2009
Oregon Emergency Management, Military Department, Governor's Office to Sponsor Communications Event 
 
 
October 21, 2009
Director of Air National Guard visits Portland Air Guard Base 
 
 
October 20, 2009
Oregon National Guard aircraft to help transport Legacy Emanuel medical team to Medford, Ore. 
 
 
October 19, 2009
Oregon airman to take over as 1st Air Force commander 
 
 
October 05, 2009
Oregon Guard Helicopter to Assist in Search of Missing Hunter 
 
 
October 04, 2009
Forest Grove native takes postion at Oregon Military Department 
 
 
October 01, 2009
Commissary On Site Sale returns to Redmond, Ore. 
 
 

September
 
September 15, 2009
APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS FOR SEISMIC REHABILITATION GRANTS 
 
 
September 14, 2009
Update: 1st Battalion, 168 Aviation detachments receive mobilization orders to Afghanistan 
 
Veteran's Resource Meeting in Salem on Friday 
 
Tsunami Evacuation Building Workshop open to public in Seaside 
 
 
September 04, 2009
DoD Alert Order for Eastern Oregon National Guard units 

 
 
September 03, 2009
Spc. Taylor Marks' return home 
 
Memorial services for two Oregon National Guard members killed in Iraq have been scheduled 
 
 
September 02, 2009
Oregon Air National Guard and Idaho Air National Guard to fly over BSU vs. 
 
 
September 01, 2009
MEDIA ALERT: Family of Specialist Marks will be available for comment at press conference 
 
 

August
 
August 29, 2009
Specialist Taylor Marks 
 
Sgt. Earl D. Werner 
 
 
August 28, 2009
2 killed, 1 injured during convoy security mission in Iraq: Families notified 
 
 
August 27, 2009
Oregon Air National Guard to participate in flyovers throughout the region 
 
 
August 26, 2009
Oregon National Guard, Oregon Symphony partner for free concert in Portland 
 
 
August 20, 2009
Oregon Military Dpartment to Sell Cottage Grove Armory 
 
 
August 19, 2009
Portland State University Hosts Veterans' Educational Benefit Round Table (Photos) 
 
 
August 15, 2009
Oregon National Guard's "Oregon's Own" Band to Perfom Summer Concerts 
 
 
August 11, 2009
Salem Engineer Unit Ordered to Deploy to Afghanistan in Fall 
 
 
August 10, 2009
PHOTO RELEASE: Oregon Air Guard unit returns from duty in Iraq 
 
 
August 06, 2009
Oregon Air National Guard's Security Forces Squadron returns from duty in Iraq 
 
 
August 04, 2009
Miss Oregon will tour Portland Air National Guard Base 
 
 

July
 
July 29, 2009
Jackson Armory to hold Commissary Case Lot Sale 
 
 
July 28, 2009
Oregon Army Guard to support Polk County search efforts 
 
 
July 22, 2009
Photo Release: Gen. Victor H. Renuart visits camp for at-risk kids while in Oregon 
 
 
July 21, 2009
Photo Release: NORTHCOM Commander Gen. Victor E. Renuart visits Oregon 
 
 
July 15, 2009
Camp Rosenbaum to honor Founder with dedication ceremony 
 
 
July 13, 2009
Oregon Aviation unit returns home 
 
 
July 07, 2009
Oregon Military Museum Awarded Conservation Bookshelf 
 
 
July 03, 2009
Ceremonial Send off, begins 41 IBCT Iraq Deployment 
 
 
July 02, 2009
Oregon National Guard 4th of July Flyovers 
 
 

June
 
June 18, 2009
Oregon Army Guard to support Benton County search efforts 
 
 
June 17, 20009
Oregon National Guard Armories will stay open 
 
 
June 12, 2009
Oregon National Guard begins annual training, promotes sustainability 
 
 
June 04, 2009
Oregon National Guard members and U.S. Navy to conduct air defense exercise 
 
 
June 03, 2009
Unexploded Ordnance scheduled for detonation today on Camp Withycombe 
 
 
June 02, 2009
Oregon Air National Guard training boat recovered near Tillamook Bay 
 
 

May
 
May 29, 2009
New Oregon National Guard facility to create 1300 jobs 
 
 
May 27, 2009
Update: New Oregon National Guard construction project to create more than 1,300 jobs 
 
 
May 21, 2009
OREGON MILITARY DEPARTMENT PREPARES FOR LEAN BUDGET YEARS 
 
 
May 17, 2009
Oregon Army National Guard supports Mt. Hood Rescue 
 
 
May 13, 2009
Oregon celebrates Armed Forces Day in Salem (Story and additional photos)
 
Oregon celebrates Armed Forces Day in Salem (Photos and captions only) 
 
Oregon Army National Guard lauches Kiowa helicopter to assist in search for missing woman 
 
 
May 11, 2009
Oregon National Guard set to celebrate Armed Forces Day in Salem 
 
 
May 06, 2009
82nd Cavalry mobilization ceremony 
 
Oregon National Guard Counterdrug team and Salem SWAT complete inter-agency training 
 
Military Family Appreciation Day 
 
 
May 04, 2009
Oregon Army National Guard soldiers mobilize for Iraq deployment 
 
Oregon National Guard photo release: 41st Brigade mobilizes for Iraq in Eugene, Ore. 
 
 
May 03, 2009
Oregon soldier bound for Iraq pops "the question" following mobilization ceremony 
 
 
May 02, 2009
Oregon National Guard kicks off deployment of 41st Brigade with ceremony in Portland 
 
 

April
 
April 23, 2009
VIDEO: CH-47 Capabilities Demonstration and Open House at Pendleton Armory 
 
 
April 22, 2009
B-roll and Video Package Advisories from Camp Roberts, Calif. 
 
Homefront Heroes in Oregon 
 
 
April 21, 2009
41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team hosts mobilization ceremonies for nearly 2,700 soldiers 
 
 
April 20, 2009
Former Oregon Air National Guard commander shares Holocaust experiences at 142 Fighter Wing diversity event 
 
 
April 17, 2009
Homefront Heroes In Oregon Program planned for children of deployed service members 
 
 
April 07, 2009
Local company makes contribution to Oregon Guard Emergency Relief Fund 
 
 

March
 
March 26, 2009
NASCAR #88 National Guard car to visit Portland 
 
 
March 24, 2009
McChord Air Force Base to host on-site commissary sale in Portland, Ore., March 27-29 
 
McChord Air Force Base to host commissary On-Site Sale in Portland, Ore. 
 
 
March 23, 2009
Oregon National Guard Emergency Relief Fund to receive donation based on local race horse winnings 
 
 
March 11, 2009
102 Civil Support Team, Oregon National Guard to hold Change of Command Ceremony 
 
 
March 09, 2009
Oregon Army National Guard soldier receives Purple Heart Medal 
 
Oregon welcomes home airmen from Iraq deployment 
 
 
March 04, 2009
Military Commissary sales scheduled throughout Oregon 
 
Oregon Air National Guard members to demobilize following deployment to Iraq 
 
 
March 03, 2009
Oregon National Guard program creates 'paradigm shift' for Oregon's middle school students 
 
Oregon names 2009 soldier and NCO of the year 
 
 

February
 
February 26, 2009
Federal Stimulus generates new projects for the Oregon Military Department 
 
African-American Heritage Month event honors retired soldier 
 
 
February 24, 2009
Oregon National Guard to commemorate African American Heritage Month 
 
 
February 17, 2009
Patriot Chopper to be at Sportsmen's Show 
 
 
February 13, 2009
Salem resident awarded a Purple Heart and The Bronze Star Medal 
 
 
February 10, 2008
Portland Trailblazers basketball team hosts Oregon National Guardsmen, families 
 
 
February 06, 2009
Governor requests Federal disaster declaration for winter storms 
 
 
February 03, 2009
City of Gresham thanks Oregon Guard for assistance during recent winter storms 
 
 
February 02, 2009
City of Gresham to honor Oregon Army National Guard soldiers who assisted during winter storms 
 
 

January
 
January 29, 2009
Photo Release 
 
Aeromedical unit from the Oregon Army National Guard mobilizes today 
 
 
January 28, 2009
Ceremony for mobilizing Army National Guard members set for Thursday 
 
 
January 21, 2009
Oregon Army National Guard launches UH-60 Blackhawk to assist with injured climber on Mt. Hood 
 
 
January 16, 2009
OREGON NATIONAL GUARD SUPPORTS INAUGURATION 
 
 
January 15, 2009
National Guard Bureau, Xbox team up for national Call of Duty competition 
 
 
January 11, 2009
Oregon Air National Guard command chief retires, new command chief assumes post 
 
Media Advisory: 304th Reservists Return Home 
 
 
January 10, 2009
Oregon Air Guard sees change of command, promotion 
 
 
January 09, 2009
Oregon National Guard partners with Portland Police Bureau to encourage soldiers to pursue a career in law enforcement 
 
 
January 08, 2009
Army National Guard trains in Silver Falls State Park 
 
 
January 02, 2009
Ceremony for mobilizing Army National Guard members set for Tuesday 
 
 

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